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The frescoes in the Vatican Palace commissioned by Popes Julius II and Leo X

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

A standing man and a drapery study c.1853-76

Albumen print | 33.2 x 23.7 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852510

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A photograph of a drawing by Raphael (c.1510) now in the British Museum, London (inv. no.Pp,1.74r). The study is for one of the figures on the extreme right of an early (and now lost) design for the fresco of Parnassus, the composition of which is documented by a copy in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (inv. no.WA1846.272; a photograph at RCIN 852475).
  • Creator(s)

    After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    Horace (65-8 BC)
  • 33.2 x 23.7 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.188 C.I.95

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Catalogue of the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. v. P. Pouncey and J.A.Gere, Raphael and His Circle (1962); pp.25-6, no.29r

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.191, no.235r